Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019 A Durable Porcine Pericardial Surgical Bioprosthetic Heart Valve: a Proof of ConceptJournal of Cardiovascular Translational Research.  12:331-337. 2019
2018 Proteomic Analysis of the Myocardium in Hypertrophic Obstructive CardiomyopathyCirculation: Genomic and Precision Medicine.  11:e001974. 2018
2018 B4GALNT2 and xenotransplantation: A newly appreciated xenogeneic antigenXenotransplantation.  25. 2018
2018 PERVading strategies and infectious risk for clinical xenotransplantationXenotransplantation.  25. 2018
2018 Individualized surgical strategies for left ventricular outflow tract obstruction in hypertrophic cardiomyopathyEuropean Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery.  53:1237-1243. 2018
2018 Prosthesis type for aortic-and mitral-valve replacementNew England Journal of Medicine.  378:776-777. 2018
2018 Long-term outcomes for different surgical strategies to treat left ventricular outflow tract obstruction in hypertrophic cardiomyopathyEuropean Journal of Heart Failure.  20:398-405. 2018
2017 Early and medium-term outcomes of Alfieri mitral valve repair in the management of systolic anterior motion during septal myectomyJournal of Cardiac Surgery.  32:686-690. 2017
2017 An acquired Gerbode defect from the left ventricle to the coronary sinus following mitral valve replacementJournal of Cardiac Surgery.  32:361-363. 2017
2017 Porcine to Human Heart Transplantation: Is Clinical Application Now Appropriate?Journal of Immunology Research.  2017. 2017
2016 Physical equivalency of wild type and galactose α 1,3 galactose free porcine pericardium; a new source material for bioprosthetic heart valvesActa Biomaterialia.  41:204-209. 2016
2015 A pig-to-mouse coronary artery transplantation model for investigating the pathogenicity of anti-pig antibodyXenotransplantation.  22:458-467. 2015
2015 Current status of pig heart xenotransplantationInternational Journal of Surgery.  23:234-239. 2015
2015 Pre-clinical heterotopic intrathoracic heart xenotransplantation: A possibly useful clinical techniqueXenotransplantation.  22:427-442. 2015
2015 Recent investigations into pig antigen and anti-pig antibody expressionInternational Journal of Surgery.  23:223-228. 2015
2014 A retrospective analysis of myocardial preservation techniques during coronary artery bypass graft surgery: are we protecting the heart?Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery.  9:184. 2014
2014 Cloning and expression of porcine β1,4 N-acetylgalactosaminyl transferase encoding a new xenoreactive antigenXenotransplantation.  21:543-554. 2014
2014 Development of a consensus protocol to quantify primate anti-non-Gal xenoreactive antibodies using pig aortic endothelial cellsXenotransplantation.  21:555-566. 2014
2014 First quantification of alpha-Gal epitope in current glutaraldehyde-fixed heart valve bioprosthesis (by Naso et al.)Xenotransplantation.  21:11-12. 2014
2013 Histopathologic insights into the mechanism of anti-non-Gal antibody-mediated pig cardiac xenograft rejectionXenotransplantation.  20:292-307. 2013
2013 Somatic MYH7, MYBPC3, TPM1, TNNT2 and TNNI3 mutations in sporadic hypertrophic cardiomyopathyCirculation Journal.  77:2358-2365. 2013
2013 The mitochondrial permeability transition pore as a target for cardioprotection in hypertrophic cardiomyopathyCardiovascular Drugs and Therapy.  27:235-237. 2013
2013 Gal-knockout bioprostheses exhibit less immune stimulation compared to standard biological heart valves.Journal of Heart Valve Disease.  22:383-390. 2013
2012 Human CD55 expression blocks hyperacute rejection and restricts complement activation in gal knockout cardiac xenograftsTransplantation.  93:686-692. 2012
2012 Cardiac xenotransplantation: Progress and challengesCurrent Opinion in Organ Transplantation.  17:148-154. 2012
2012 Seligman's theory of attributional style: Optimism, pessimism, and quality of life after heart transplantJournal of Transplant Coordination.  22:49-55. 2012
2012 State-of-the-art implantable cardiac assist device therapy for heart failure: Bridge to transplant and destination therapyClinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  91:94-100. 2012
2011 Mitral valve regurgitation in patients supported on continuous flow pumpsEchocardiography.  28. 2011
2011 Pathophysiological changes after cardiac transplantation: The role of chronic inflammation and rejectionBritish heart journal.  97:1634-1635. 2011
2011 Reply to the EditorJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  142:239. 2011
2011 Who should treat coronary left main disease - A battle of the Titans?Cardiology.  118:233-235. 2011
2011 Combined heart and kidney transplantation provides an excellent survival and decreases risk of cardiac cellular rejection and coronary allograft vasculopathyTransplantation Proceedings.  43:1871-1876. 2011
2011 Comparison of gal and non-gal-mediated cardiac xenograft rejectionTransplantation.  91:968-975. 2011
2011 Identification of new carbohydrate and membrane protein antigens in cardiac XenotransplantationTransplantation.  91:287-292. 2011
2011 Cardiac xenotransplantation technology provides materials for improved bioprosthetic heart valvesJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  141:269-275. 2011
2011 Changes in cardiac gene expression after pig-to-primate orthotopic xenotransplantationXenotransplantation.  18:14-27. 2011
2011 Coagulopathy in α-galactosyl transferase knockout pulmonary xenotransplantsXenotransplantation.  18:6-13. 2011
2010 Equilibrium contrast CMR for the measurement of diffuse myocardial fibrosisJournal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance.  12. 2010
2010 B-Type natriuretic peptide levels and continuous-flow left ventricular assist devicesASAIO Journal.  56:527-531. 2010
2010 Pulmonary thromboendarterectomy in Klippel-Trénaunay syndromeJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  140. 2010
2010 Myectomy plus alfieri technique for outflow tract obstruction in hypertrophic cardiomyopathyCirculation.  122:938-939. 2010
2010 Equilibrium contrast cardiovascular magnetic resonance for the measurement of diffuse myocardial fibrosis: Preliminary validation in humansCirculation.  122:138-144. 2010
2010 Prolonged Cardiac Allograft Survival Using Iodine 131 After Human Sodium Iodide Symporter Gene Transfer in A Rat ModelTransplantation Proceedings.  42:1888-1894. 2010
2010 Pulmonary thromboendarterectomy in adolescents and young adultsPediatric Pulmonology.  45:614-618. 2010
2010 Rat model in the study of the role of α-gal in heart valve bioprostheses calcificationThe Journal of heart transplantation.  29:912-913. 2010
2010 Gal knockout pig pericardium: New source of material for heart valve bioprosthesesThe Journal of heart transplantation.  29:538-543. 2010
2010 Concomitant surgery for renal neoplasm with pulmonary tumor embolismJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  139:320-325. 2010
2010 High serum cholesterol levels are associated with herpes zoster infection after heart transplantationClinical Infectious Diseases.  50:121-122. 2010
2009 Incidence of and risk factors for skin cancer after heart transplantArchives of Dermatology -Chicago-.  145:1391-1396. 2009
2009 Incidence and clinical characteristics of ocular infections after heart transplantation: A retrospective cohort studyClinical Transplantation.  23:484-489. 2009
2009 Combined heart and liver transplantation: A single-center experienceTransplantation.  88:219-225. 2009
2009 Acute Cellular Rejection and the Subsequent Development of Allograft Vasculopathy After Cardiac TransplantationThe Journal of heart transplantation.  28:320-327. 2009
2009 Stem cells and transplant vasculopathyMinerva Cardioangliologica.  57:233-247. 2009
2009 Neuromuscular Diseases After Cardiac TransplantationThe Journal of heart transplantation.  28:226-230. 2009
2009 Cardiac allograft remodeling after heart transplantation is associated with increased graft vasculopathy and mortalityAmerican Journal of Transplantation.  9:132-139. 2009
2009 No major neurologic complications with sirolimus use in heart transplant recipientsMayo Clinic Proceedings.  84:330-332. 2009
2008 Sirolimus As Primary Immunosuppressant Reduces Left Ventricular Mass and Improves Diastolic Function of the Cardiac AllograftTransplantation.  86:1395-1400. 2008
2008 Autologous Stem Cell Transplant after Heart Transplant for Light Chain (AL) Amyloid CardiomyopathyThe Journal of heart transplantation.  27:823-829. 2008
2008 Proteomic identification of non-Gal antibody targets after pig-to-primate cardiac xenotransplantationXenotransplantation.  15:268-276. 2008
2008 Efficient and Durable Gene Transfer to Transplanted Heart Using Adeno-associated Virus 9 VectorThe Journal of heart transplantation.  27:554-560. 2008
2008 Mitral regurgitation surgery in heart failure due to ischemic cardiomyopathy: A 24-year experienceJournal of Heart Valve Disease.  17:251-260. 2008
2008 Aortic valve replacement in patients aged 50 to 70 years: Improved outcome with mechanical versus biologic prosthesesJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  135:878-884. 2008
2008 Effect of neurologic complications on outcome after heart transplantArchives of Neurology -Chigago-.  65:226-231. 2008
2008 Effect of infectious diseases on outcome after heart transplantMayo Clinic Proceedings.  83:304-308. 2008
2008 Non-invasive radioiodine imaging for accurate quantitation of NIS reporter gene expression in transplanted heartsEuropean Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery.  33:32-39. 2008
2007 Central nervous system infections in heart transplant recipientsArchives of Neurology -Chigago-.  64:1715-1720. 2007
2007 Recombinant Adenoviral Gene Transfer Does Not Affect Cardiac Allograft VasculopathyThe Journal of heart transplantation.  26:1281-1285. 2007
2007 Mammalian mismatches in nucleotide metabolism: Implications for xenotransplantationEnzymologia.  304:109-117. 2007
2007 The Utility of Right Ventricular Endomyocardial Biopsy for the Diagnosis of Xenograft Rejection After CD46 Pig-to-Baboon Cardiac TransplantationThe Journal of heart transplantation.  26:1025-1032. 2007
2007 Recombinant adeno-associated virus vector for gene transfer to the transplanted rat heartTransplant International.  20:550-557. 2007
2007 Cardiac Surgery in Patients With Body Mass Index of 50 or GreaterAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  83:1403-1411. 2007
2007 Superiority of cut-and-sew technique for the Cox maze procedure: Comparison with radiofrequency ablationJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  133:1022-1027. 2007
2007 Pulmonary arterial reactivity during induced infection of single lung allograftsEuropean Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery.  31:475-481. 2007
2007 Assessment of pulmonary thromboendarterectomy by tomographic electrocardiogram-gated equilibrium radionuclide angiocardiography compared with electron beam computed tomographyJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  14:92-99. 2007
2007 Sodium iodide symporter (hNIS) permits molecular imaging of gene transduction in cardiac transplantationTransplantation.  84:1662-1666. 2007
2006 Increased immunosuppression, not anticoagulation, extends cardiac xenograft survivalTransplantation.  82:1787-1791. 2006
2006 Pulmonary ThromboendarterectomyOperative Techniques in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  11:252-263. 2006
2006 Ex vivo hypothermic recirculatory adenoviral gene transfer to the transplanted pig heartJournal of Gene Medicine.  8:795-803. 2006
2006 Thoracic Aorta False Aneurysm: What Surgical Strategy Should Be Recommended?Annals of Thoracic Surgery.  82:81-89. 2006
2006 Differences in activities of the enzymes of nucleotide metabolism and its implications for cardiac xenotransplantationNucleosides and Nucleotides.  25:1221-1224. 2006
2006 An echocardiographic left ventricular wall area index for functional detection of myocardial injury in hemodynamically unloaded heartsEchocardiography.  23:7-13. 2006
2006 Effects of pulmonary thromboendarterectomy on right-sided echocardiographic parameters in patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertensionMayo Clinic Proceedings.  81:777-782. 2006
2006 Operator-interactive method for simultaneous measurement of left and right ventricular volumes and ejection fraction by tomographic electrocardiography-gated blood pool radionuclide ventriculographyJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  13:50-63. 2006
2006 Prevalence, pathophysiology, and clinical significance of post-heart transplant atrial fibrillation and atrial flutterThe Journal of heart transplantation.  25:53-60. 2006
2006 T-cell responses during pig-to-primate xenotransplantationXenotransplantation.  13:31-40. 2006
2006 The effect of adjuvant perfusion techniques on the incidence of paraplegia after repair of traumatic thoracic aortic transectionsMayo Clinic Proceedings.  81:625-630. 2006
2005 Chronic traumatic aneurysm of the left main coronary artery causing myocardial infarctionAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  80:2383. 2005
2005 Elevated donor troponin levels are associated with a lower frequency of allograft vasculopathyThe Journal of heart transplantation.  24:2075-2078. 2005
2005 Prognostic analysis for survival in adult solid organ transplant recipients with post-transplantation lymphoproliferative disordersJournal of Clinical Oncology.  23:7574-7582. 2005
2005 Sirolimus in cardiac transplantation: Use as a primary immunosuppressant in calcineurin inhibitor-induced nephrotoxicityThe Journal of heart transplantation.  24:2129-2136. 2005
2005 Cyclosporine decreases vascular progenitor cell numbers after cardiac transplantation and attenuates progenitor cell growth in vitroThe Journal of heart transplantation.  24:1868-1877. 2005
2005 Successful use of thoratec biventricular support in a small child awaiting cardiac transplantationAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  80:1920-1922. 2005
2005 Rejection severity directly correlates with myocyte apoptosis in pig-to-baboon cardiac xenotransplantationThe Journal of heart transplantation.  24:841-847. 2005
2005 Warfarin or low-molecular-weight heparin therapy does not prolong pig-to-primate cardiac xenograft functionAmerican Journal of Transplantation.  5:1011-1020. 2005
2005 Left main coronary artery compression in chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertensionEuropean Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery.  27:512. 2005
2005 Prevention, detection, and management of early bacterial and fungal infections in a preclinical cardiac xenotransplantation model that achieves prolonged survivalXenotransplantation.  12:127-133. 2005
2005 Prognostic factors in patients with post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorders (PTLD) in the rituximab eraLeukemia & Lymphoma.  46:191-196. 2005
2005 Differences between early and late posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorders in solid organ transplant patients: Are they two different diseases?Transplantation.  79:244-247. 2005
2005 Cardiac xenotransplantation: Recent preclinical progress with 3-month median survivalJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  130:844.e1-844.e9. 2005
2005 Fifty years of open heart surgery at the Mayo ClinicMayo Clinic Proceedings.  80:636-640. 2005
2005 Is early anticoagulation with warfarin necessary after bioprosthetic aortic valve replacement?Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  129:1024-1031. 2005
2005 Operative risk of reoperative aortic valve replacementJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  129:94-103. 2005
2005 Surgical treatment of cardiac papillary fibroelastoma: A single center experience with eighty-eight patientsAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  80:1712-1718. 2005
2004 Cardiac xenotransplantation: Progress toward the clinicTransplantation.  78:1569-1575. 2004
2004 Serum cardiac troponins and N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide: A staging system for primary systemic amyloidosisJournal of Clinical Oncology.  22:3751-3757. 2004
2004 Prognostication of survival using cardiac troponins and N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide in patients with primary systemic amyloidosis undergoing peripheral blood stem cell transplantationBlood.  104:1881-1887. 2004
2004 Effective antiplatelet therapy does not prolong transgenic pig to baboon cardiac xenograft survivalXenotransplantation.  11:436-443. 2004
2004 Mitral and tricuspid valve repair in patients with previous mediastinal radiation therapyAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  78:826-831. 2004
2004 Risk of repeat mitral valve replacement for failed mitral valve prosthesesAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  78:67-72. 2004
2003 Synergistic effects of CTLA-4Ig and sirolimus on orthotopic lung-allograft survival and histologyTransplantation.  76:489-495. 2003
2003 Endothelial progenitor cells are decreased in blood of cardiac allograft patients with vasculopathy and endothelial cells of noncardiac origin are enriched in transplant atherosclerosisCirculation.  108:143-149. 2003
2003 Ventricular adrenomedullin is associated with myocyte hypertrophy in human transplanted heartRegulatory Peptides.  112:161-166. 2003
2003 Porcine antigen presenting cells produce soluble adjuvants that stimulate B cells within and across the speciesAmerican Journal of Transplantation.  3:403-415. 2003
2003 Pseudoaneurysm of the mammary to left anterior descending artery anastomosis after off-pump CABGEuropean Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery.  23:243. 2003
2003 Clinical predictors of exercise capacity 1 year after cardiac transplantationThe Journal of heart transplantation.  22:16-27. 2003
2003 Pulmonary Endarterectomy: Experience and Lessons Learned in 1,500 CasesAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  76:1457-1464. 2003
2003 Surgical Pathology of Pulmonary Thromboendarterectomy: A Study of 54 Cases from 1990 to 2001Human Pathology.  34:1290-1298. 2003
2003 Surgical Resection of Ventricular Cardiac Fibromas: Early and Late ResultsAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  76:1929-1934. 2003
2002 Partial normalization of the heart rate response to exercise after cardiac transplantation: Frequency and relationship to exercise capacityMayo Clinic Proceedings.  77:1295-1300. 2002
2002 Endothelial function in pigs transgenic for human complement regulating factorTransplantation.  73:1060-1067. 2002
2001 Troponin levels in patients with amyloid cardiomyopathy undergoing cardiac transplantationAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  88:813-815. 2001
2001 Treatment of post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder with monoclonal cd20 antibody (rituximab) after heart transplantationThe Journal of heart transplantation.  20:770-772. 2001
2001 The effects of CTLA-4Ig on acute lung allograft rejection: A comparison of intrabronchial gene therapy with systemic administration of proteinTransplantation.  71:1867-1871. 2001
2001 Conditions of vector delivery improve efficiency of adenoviral-mediated gene transfer to the transplanted heartEuropean Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery.  19:702-707. 2001
2001 Fatal Disseminated Aspergillosis following Sequential Heart and Stem Cell Transplantation for Systemic AmyloidosisAmerican Journal of Transplantation.  1:93-95. 2001
2001 Myocardial dysfunction associated with brain death: Clinical, echocardiographic, and pathologic featuresThe Journal of heart transplantation.  20:350-357. 2001
2001 Renal physiology in pig-to-baboon xenograftsTransplantation Proceedings.  33:727-728. 2001
2001 The effect of anti-αGal antibody removal with immunoabsorption and splenectomy on CD46 transgenic kidney xenograft survivalTransplantation Proceedings.  33:721-722. 2001
2001 Valvular heart operation in patients with previous mediastinal radiation therapyAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  71:1880-1884. 2001
2000 Gene transfer of endothelial nitric oxide synthase to pulmonary allografts: Impact on acute rejectionTransplant International.  13. 2000
2000 Improved efficiency of gene transfer to the transplanted lung by retrograde vascular gene deliveryTransplant International.  13:241-246. 2000
2000 Differential perfusion: A new technique for isolated brain cooling during cardiopulmonary bypassAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  69:1346-1350. 2000
2000 Sleep apnea in heart transplant recipients: Type, symptoms, risk factors, and response to nasal continuous positive airway pressureThe Journal of heart transplantation.  19:330-336. 2000
2000 Heart transplantation for radiation-associated end-stage heart failureTransplant International.  13:162-165. 2000
2000 Highly efficient ex vivo gene transfer to the transplanted heart by means of hypothermic perfusion with a low dose of adenoviral vectorJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  119:493-500. 2000
2000 Management of biliary tract disease in heart and lung transplant patientsSurgery.  128:641-649. 2000
1999 Surgical patent foramen ovale closure for prevention of paradoxical embolism-related cerebrovascular ischemic eventsCirculation.  100. 1999
1999 Measurement of blood serum cyclosporine levels using capillary 'fingerstick' sampling: A validation studyTransplant International.  12:429-432. 1999
1999 Neurologic complications following heart transplantation in the modern era: Decreased incidence, but postoperative stroke remains prevalentTransplantation Proceedings.  31:2161-2162. 1999
1999 Distribution and function of recombinant endothelial nitric oxide synthase in transplanted heartsCardiovascular Research.  42:720-727. 1999
1999 Relationship of HHV8 replication and Kaposi's sarcoma after solid organ transplantationTransplantation.  67:1200-1201. 1999
1999 Coronary artery bypass grafting in patients with previous mediastinal radiation therapyJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  117:1136-1143. 1999
1998 Induction and cDNA sequence of inducible nitric oxide synthase from canine aortic smooth muscle cellsAmerican Journal of Physiology.  275. 1998
1998 Induction and cDNA sequence of inducible nitric oxide synthase from canine aortic smooth muscle cellsAJP - Heart and Circulatory Physiology.  275. 1998
1998 Distribution of endothelin-1 in transplanted human lungsTransplantation.  66:806-809. 1998
1998 Alterations in mRNA for inducible and endothelial nitric oxide synthase and plasma nitric oxide with rejection and/or infection of allotransplanted lungsTransplantation.  66:567-572. 1998
1998 Systematic evaluation of distribution of transgene expression after adenovirus-mediated gene transfer to the transplanted heartTransplant International.  11:373-377. 1998
1998 Xenotransplantation-caution, but no moratorium [1] (multiple letters)Nature Medicine.  4:372-373. 1998
1998 Influence of temperature on adenovirus-mediated gene transferEuropean Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery.  13:599-603. 1998
1998 In vivo assessment of endothelial nitric oxide synthase transduced to transplanted lungsFederation proceedings.  12. 1998
1998 Acute vascular rejectionXenotransplantation.  5:169-175. 1998
1998 Cardiac transplantation for end-stage congenital heart defects: The Mayo Clinic experienceMayo Clinic Proceedings.  73:923-928. 1998
1998 Gene therapy in lung transplantation: Effective gene transfer via the airwaysJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  115:638-643. 1998
1998 Lung growth after transplantation of an adult lobe of lung into a juvenile ratJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  115:644-651. 1998
1998 Predictive power of the relative lymphocyte concentration in patients with advanced heart failureCirculation.  97:19-22. 1998
1998 The influence of prior median sternotomy on outcome of heart transplantationAsian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals.  6:17-22. 1998
1998 Transbronchial gene transfer of endothelial nitric oxide synthase to transplanted lungsAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  66:318-323. 1998
1997 Gender and transcriptional regulation of NO synthase and ET-1 in porcine aortic endothelial cellsAmerican Journal of Physiology.  273. 1997
1997 Genetic expression and localization of nitric oxide synthase isoforms in normal and failing human myocardium obtained during cardiac transplantationFederation proceedings.  11. 1997
1997 Right and left ventricular remodeling after orthotopic single lung transplantation for end-stage emphysemaThe Journal of heart transplantation.  16:926-933. 1997
1997 Treatment with an antioxidant inhibits vascular changes caused by circulating lymphocytes during acute lung rejection in dogsTransplantation.  64:807-811. 1997
1997 Immunosuppression prolongs adenoviral mediated transgene expression in cardiac allograft transplantationCardiovascular Research.  35:529-535. 1997
1997 Characteristics of endothelin receptors in acutely rejecting transplanted lungsTransplantation.  64:209-214. 1997
1997 Combined orthotopic heart and liver transplantation for genetic hemochromatosisThe Journal of heart transplantation.  16:573-575. 1997
1997 Increased levels of circulating nitrates and impaired endothelium- mediated vasodilation suggest multiple roles of nitric oxide during acute rejection of pulmonary allograftsThe Journal of heart transplantation.  16:517-523. 1997
1997 Effects of pentoxifylline on renal function and blood pressure in cardiac transplant recipients: A randomized trialTransplantation.  63:1607-1610. 1997
1997 Effects of lung preservation with Euro-Collins and University of Wisconsin solutions on endothelium-dependent relaxationsAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  63:1428-1435. 1997
1997 Effects of mononuclear cells on pulmonary arteries from rejecting transplanted lungsAJP - Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology.  272. 1997
1997 Native lung complications after single lung transplantation for emphysemaTransplant International.  10:113-115. 1997
1997 Predicting outcome after listing for heart transplantation in children: Comparison of kaplan-meier and parametric competing risk analysisThe Journal of heart transplantation.  16:713-722. 1997
1996 Cardiac rehabilitation as secondary prevention: Quick reference guide for cliniciansHospice Journal.  4:101-125. 1996
1996 Ovarian sex hormones and transcrbptional regulation of constitutive nitric oxide synthase and preproendothelin-1 in porcine aortic endothelial cellsFederation proceedings.  10. 1996
1996 Systemic vascular effects during acute rejection of lung allograftsAmerican Journal of Physiology.  270. 1996
1996 Endothelin-1 and cell proliferation in lung organ cultures: Implications for lung allograftsTransplantation.  62:1492-1498. 1996
1996 Predictors of reversibility of pulmonary hypertension in cardiac transplant recipients in the first postoperative yearCirculation.  94. 1996
1996 An animal model of pulmonary infection after single lung transplantationTransplantation Proceedings.  28:1816-1817. 1996
1996 Effects of prolonged exposure to oxygen-derived free radicals in canine pulmonary arteriesAJP - Heart and Circulatory Physiology.  270. 1996
1996 Effects of prolonged exposure to oxygen-derived free radicals in canine pulmonary arteriesAJP - Heart and Circulatory Physiology.  39. 1996
1996 Systemic vascular effects during acute rejection of lung allograftsAJP - Heart and Circulatory Physiology.  270. 1996
1996 Alteration in transcription of constitute and inducible nitric oxide synthase(ecnos and inos) with rejection and infection of allotransplantation lungsJournal of Investigative Medicine.  44. 1996
1996 Cellular bronchoalveolar lavage profile following induced bacterial infection or rejection of lung allograftsJournal of Investigative Medicine.  44. 1996
1996 Effects of acute rejection and antirejection therapy on arteries and veins from canine single lung allograftsJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  111:1219-1229. 1996
1996 Erratum: Evaluation of 201Tl SPET myocardial perfusion imaging in the detection of coronary artery disease after orthotopic heart transplantation (Nuclear Medicine Communications, Volume 17, Number 2, February 1996, pp. 105-113)Nuclear Medicine Communications.  17:636. 1996
1996 Evaluation of 201Tl SPET myocardial perfusion imaging in the detection of coronary artery disease after orthotopic heart transplantationNuclear Medicine Communications.  17:105-113. 1996
1996 Genetic expression of endothelial nitric oxide synthase in human atrial myocardiumMayo Clinic Proceedings.  71:346-350. 1996
1996 Increased levels of endothelin-1 in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid of patients with lung allograftsJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  111:253-258. 1996
1996 Ventricular remodeling after orthotopic cardiac transplantationMayo Clinic Proceedings.  71:735-742. 1996
1995 Protective effects of an indenoindole antioxidant on coronary endothelial function after long-term storageTransplantation.  60:774-778. 1995
1995 Cardiac rehabilitation as secondary preventionAmerican Family Physician.  52:2257-2264. 1995
1995 Impact of acute pulmonary rejection on cardiac functionCirculation.  91:186-191. 1995
1995 Increase in Total Plasma Homocysteine Concentration After Cardiac TransplantationMayo Clinic Proceedings.  70:125-131. 1995
1995 Increased incidence of chronotropic incompetence in older donor heartsThe Journal of heart transplantation.  14:743-748. 1995
1995 Intravascular ultrasound to assess anastomotic patency after lung transplantationAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  60:442-444. 1995
1995 Modulation of Renal Endothelin Receptors During Rejection of Lung AllograftsEndothelium.  3:331-342. 1995
1995 Pretransplantation assessment of the risk of lymphoproliferative disorderClinical Infectious Diseases.  20:1346-1353. 1995
1995 Pretransplantation seronegative Epstein-Barr virus status is the primary risk factor for posttransplantation lymphoproliferative disorder in adult heart, lung, and other solid organ transplantationsThe Journal of heart transplantation.  14:214-221. 1995
1995 Reduced work of breathing after single lung transplantation for emphysemaThe Journal of heart transplantation.  14:39-43. 1995
1995 Reduced work of breathing following single lung transplantation for emphysemaTransplantation Proceedings.  27:1293-1294. 1995
1994 Cyclosporine does not affect in vitro bronchial smooth muscle contractions in treated Lewis ratsThe Journal of heart transplantation.  13:520-524. 1994
1994 Decreased anxiety in lung transplant recipients [1]American Journal of Psychiatry.  151:617. 1994
1994 Effect of heparin-binding growth factor-1 on bronchial healing in canine lung allograft transplantationThe Journal of heart transplantation.  13:704-713. 1994
1994 Endothelin in human congestive heart failureCirculation.  89:1580-1586. 1994
1994 Endothelin-1 in bronchoalveolar lavage during rejection of allotransplanted lungsTransplantation.  57:159-161. 1994
1994 Evolving strategies in lung transplantation for emphysemaAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  57:1513-1520. 1994
1994 Methylergonovine-induced diffuse coronary spasm in a patient with exercise-induced coronary spasm after heart transplantationThe Journal of heart transplantation.  13:834-839. 1994
1994 Mononuclear cells from dogs with acute lung allograft rejection cause contraction of pulmonary arteriesCirculation.  90:952-958. 1994
1994 Routine immediate direct bronchial artery revascularization for single-lung transplantationAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  57:1446-1452. 1994
1993 Activation of polymorphonuclear leukocyte oxygen radical production during acute lung rejection in dogs: Inhibition by an antiadhesion molecule monoclonal antibodyThe Journal of heart transplantation.  12:948-955. 1993
1993 Growth of immature lung transplanted into an adult recipientAmerican Journal of Physiology.  264. 1993
1993 Autonomic modulation of contractions to endothelin-1 in canine coronary arteriesHypertension.  21:680-686. 1993
1993 Bronchial contractions in transplanted lungs: Influence of denervation, acute rejection, and the bronchial epitheliumJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  106:797-804. 1993
1993 Cardioplegia alters porcine coronary endothelial cell growth and responses to aggregating plateletsJournal of Vascular Research.  30:43-52. 1993
1993 Determinants of survival and recovery of left ventricular function after aortic valve replacementAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  56:22-30. 1993
1993 Endothelium-derived factors modulate contraction of bronchial smooth muscleAmerican Journal of Physiology.  264. 1993
1993 Evaluation of 99Tcm nonspecific polyclonal IgG in the detection of rejection in a single lung transplant canine modelNuclear Medicine Communications.  14:64-69. 1993
1993 Extended donor use for heart transplantationAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  56:552-553. 1993
1993 Fungal infection of the contralateral native lung after single-lung transplantationAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  56:176-178. 1993
1993 Natriuretic peptide system in human heart failureCirculation.  88:1004-1009. 1993
1993 Primary failure of OKT3 antibody for rejection prophylaxis in orthotopic heart transplantationClinical Transplantation.  7:537-540. 1993
1993 Right ventricular assessment in patients presenting for lung transplantationTransplantation.  55:1051-1055. 1993
1993 The sensitivity of transbronchial biopsy for the diagnosis of acute lung rejectionJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  105:674-678. 1993
1992 Molecular cloning and characterization of the platelet-activating factor receptor gene expressed in the human heartBiochemical and Biophysical Research Communications.  189:617-624. 1992
1992 Cardiac Transplantation: Surgical Considerations and Early Postoperative ManagementMayo Clinic Proceedings.  67:577-585. 1992
1992 Pathology of Surgically Excised Primary Cardiac TumorsMayo Clinic Proceedings.  67:957-965. 1992
1992 Pulmonary arterial reactivity after transplantation: Differential effects of denervation and rejectionJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  103:751-762. 1992
1992 The Development of Cardiac TransplantationMayo Clinic Proceedings.  67:480-484. 1992
1992 Total Lymphoid Irradiation: A Novel and Successful Therapy for Resistant Cardiac Allograft RejectionMayo Clinic Proceedings.  67:785-790. 1992
1992 Transient ultrastructural injury and repair of pulmonary capillaries in transplanted rat lung: effect of preservation and reperfusion.American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology.  7:49-57. 1992
1992 Unilateral lung transplantation: Ultrastructural studies of ischemia- reperfusion injury and repair in the canine pulmonary vasculatureThe Journal of heart transplantation.  11:58-67. 1992
1991 Methods of cardiac preservation alter the function of the endothelium in porcine coronary arteriesJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  102:923-930. 1991
1991 Value of echocardiographic determination of isovolumic relaxation time in the detection of heart transplant rejectionThe Journal of heart transplantation.  10:557-561. 1991
1991 Diagnosis of traumatic aortic rupture by transesophageal echocardiography [1]Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  101:555-556. 1991
1991 Hypersensitivity myocarditis in heart transplant candidatesThe Journal of heart transplantation.  10:688-697. 1991
1991 Hypertonic citrate solution as an alternative to modified euro-collins’ solution for lung preservationTransplantation.  51:1043-1048. 1991
1991 Preservation of the lung: Comparison of flush perfusion with cold modified blood and core cooling by cardiopulmonary bypassThe Journal of heart transplantation.  10:1-8. 1991
1991 Surgical factors affecting growth potential of the immature rat lungEuropean Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery.  5:218-222. 1991
1990 Transesophageal echocardiography in critically III patientsAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  66:1492-1495. 1990
1990 Amelioration of lung ischemic injury with prostacyclinTransplantation.  49:1031-1035. 1990
1990 Comparison of cold flush perfusion with modified blood versus modified Euro-Collins solution for lung preservationThe Journal of heart transplantation.  9:429-434. 1990
1990 Effect of flush-perfusion with Euro-Collins solution on pulmonary arterial functionTransplantation Proceedings.  22:2206-2211. 1990
1990 Evolution of heart transplantationCardiology Clinics.  8:3-10. 1990
1990 Growth potential of the immature transplanted lung. An experimental studyJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  100:360-370. 1990
1990 Modulation of ischemic lung injury by corticosteroidsTransplantation.  50:530-532. 1990
1990 Systolic coronary occlusion due to myocardial bridging - a rare cause of ischaemiaInternational Journal of Cardiology.  26:116-117. 1990
1990 The use of a prostacyclin analog, iloprost, as an adjunct to pulmonary preservation with euro- collins solutionTransplantation.  49:495-499. 1990
1990 Transvascular and Intracardiac Two‐Dimensional EchocardiographyEchocardiography.  7:457-464. 1990
1989 The value of the electrocardiogram in the diagnosis of acute rejection after orthotopic heart transplantationTransplant International.  2:143-146. 1989
1989 The value of the electrocardiogram in the diagnosis of acute rejection after orthotopic heart transplantationTransplant International.  2:143-146. 1989
1989 Long-term anaesthesia with alfentanil and midazolam for lung transplantation in the dogLaboratory Animals.  23:278-284. 1989
1989 Early results of single lung transplantation in patients with end-stage pulmonary fibrosisJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  98:350-354. 1989
1989 Isometric exercise in the denervated heart: A doppler echocardiographic studyBritish heart journal.  61:224-230. 1989
1989 Opportunist pulmonary infection with Legionella bozemaniiThorax.  44:434-435. 1989
1989 Persistent left superior vena cavaJournal of cardiothoracic anesthesia.  3:616-619. 1989
1988 Ciprofloxacin: A preferred treatment for legionella infections in patients receiving cyclosporin aJournal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy.  22:952-953. 1988
1988 Anaesthesia for isolated lung transplantationBritish Journal of Anaesthesia.  60:588-591. 1988
1988 Coronary artery-right ventricular fistula after endomyocardial biopsyBritish heart journal.  60:81-82. 1988
1988 Preservation of the lung. Comparison of topical cooling and cold crystalloid pulmonary perfusionJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  96:789-795. 1988
1987 Pulmonary 'cyclosporinoma' mimicking infection after heart transplantationHeart transplantation / International Society for Heart Transplantation.  6:375-377. 1987
1987 Successful treatment with trisodium phosphonoformate for primary cytomegalovirus infection after heart transplantationThe Journal of heart transplantation.  6:120-122. 1987
1987 Current state of heart transplantation.British journal of hospital medicine.  37:310-316. 1987
1987 Reimplantation injury after lung transplantation in a rat model.The Journal of heart transplantation.  6:234-237. 1987
1986 Steroid-responsive bronchiolitis after human heart-lung transplantationJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  92:449-451. 1986
1986 Combined heart-lung transplantation for end-stage Eisenmenger's syndromeJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  91:443-450. 1986
1986 Heart and heart-lung transplantationProgress in allergy.  VOL. 38:346-365. 1986
1985 Cyclosporine in heart and heart-lung transplantationCanadian Journal of Surgery.  28. 1985
1985 Clinical heart and lung transplantationBritish medical journal (Clinical research ed.).  290:1682. 1985
1985 Isolated pulmoary rejection after combined heart-lung transplantationJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  90:623-626. 1985
1984 Late airflow obstruction in heart-lung transplantation recipientsThe Journal of heart transplantation.  4:437-440. 1984
1984 Arrhythmias after coronary bypass surgeryBritish heart journal.  51:618-621. 1984
1984 Disseminated toxoplasmosis in cardiac transplantationJournal of Clinical Pathology.  37:74-77. 1984
1984 Long-term effects of cold cardioplegic myocardial protection in the ratJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  87:913-919. 1984
1984 Myocardial infarction related to coronary artery bypass graft surgeryBritish heart journal.  51:399-406. 1984
1984 Myocardial infarction related to valve replacement surgeryBritish heart journal.  51:612-617. 1984
1984 Radionuclide assessment of myocardial injury in a heterotopic rat heart transplant modelInternational journal of nuclear medicine and biology.  11:189-194. 1984
1984 Technetium-99m pyrophosphate in diagnosis of acute cardiac rejection in the rat with effect of cyclosporine: Concise communicationJournal of Nuclear Medicine.  25:870-873. 1984
1983 Variable intrathoracic airways obstruction masquerading as asthmaBMJ.  287:1457-1458. 1983
1983 A study of cold cardioplegic myocardial protection in rats: An experimental model using the uptake of technetium 99m pyrophosphate and enzyme activity as parameters of injuryCardiovascular Research.  17:70-74. 1983
1982 Aspects of immunosuppression for cardiac transplantationHeart transplantation / International Society for Heart Transplantation.  1:280-284. 1982
1982 Heart transplantation at Papworth hospitalHeart transplantation / International Society for Heart Transplantation.  1:110-111. 1982
1977 Endocarditis as a manifestation of Chlamydia B infection psittacosis)British heart journal.  39:914-916. 1977
1977 Immunological and other laboratory studies of patients receiving short term cimetidine therapyLancet.  309:122-123. 1977
1977 Influence of viability on canine allograft heart valve structure and functionCardiovascular Research.  11:223-230. 1977
1977 Post implantation viability in canine allograft heart valvesCardiovascular Research.  11:78-85. 1977
1976 Tissue culture, protein and collagen synthesis in antibiotic sterilized canine heart valvesCardiovascular Research.  10:389-393. 1976
1976 Viability in human heart valves prepared for graftingCardiovascular Research.  10:394-397. 1976


Year Title Altmetric
2007 Gene Therapy for Myocardial Protection.  304-310. 2007

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, The University of Glasgow 1972
  • Full Name

  • Christopher McGregor
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